The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Andover region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 16 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 21 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 15.33% 13.64% 6.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 51.22% 44.44% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 3
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Firewall
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Andover region.

Communications & Networking Category
Andover
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
41 27 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 29.93% 30.68% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 41 26 10
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +4.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Andover region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

Firewall
Salary Trend in Andover

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Andover region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Andover

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Andover

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Andover region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Andover

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Andover region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall.

1 32 (100.00%) Windows
1 32 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 32 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 30 (93.75%) HP
2 30 (93.75%) VMware
2 30 (93.75%) SC Cleared
2 30 (93.75%) DV Cleared
2 30 (93.75%) Security Cleared
3 28 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 28 (87.50%) DNS
3 28 (87.50%) DHCP
4 20 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (53.13%) ITIL
5 17 (53.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (53.13%) TOGAF
6 15 (46.88%) Windows 7
6 15 (46.88%) Symantec
7 13 (40.63%) Service Delivery
7 13 (40.63%) Change Management
7 13 (40.63%) Clustering
7 13 (40.63%) NetBackup
7 13 (40.63%) Citrix
7 13 (40.63%) SLA
7 13 (40.63%) SQL
7 13 (40.63%) MCSE
7 13 (40.63%) Windows XP
7 13 (40.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (40.63%) Windows 2000 Server
7 13 (40.63%) HP SIM

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Andover region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
1 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 28 (87.50%) DNS
1 28 (87.50%) DHCP
2 4 (12.50%) VPN
3 2 (6.25%) FTP
3 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.25%) Wireless
3 2 (6.25%) SSH
3 2 (6.25%) NAS
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Administrator
2 13 (40.63%) Design Engineer
2 13 (40.63%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (18.75%) Senior Design Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Lead Network Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Server Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) IT Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 28 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (46.88%) Windows 7
5 13 (40.63%) Windows 8
5 13 (40.63%) Windows 2000 Server
5 13 (40.63%) Windows XP
6 12 (37.50%) Linux
7 6 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (6.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) ITIL
1 17 (53.13%) TOGAF
2 13 (40.63%) Service Delivery
2 13 (40.63%) Change Management
3 6 (18.75%) Capacity Management
4 4 (12.50%) ArchiMate
4 4 (12.50%) UML
4 4 (12.50%) SSADM
4 4 (12.50%) DoDAF
4 4 (12.50%) MODAF
4 4 (12.50%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (93.75%) SC Cleared
1 30 (93.75%) DV Cleared
1 30 (93.75%) Security Cleared
2 13 (40.63%) MCSE
2 13 (40.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (12.50%) CCNP
3 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (40.63%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (53.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (40.63%) XenApp
4 6 (18.75%) vSphere
5 5 (15.63%) VMware ESX
6 2 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (6.25%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (40.63%) NetBackup
1 13 (40.63%) HP SIM
1 13 (40.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 8 (25.00%) HP Data Protector
3 7 (21.88%) SCCM
3 7 (21.88%) SCOM
4 2 (6.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 30 (93.75%) HP
2 30 (93.75%) VMware
3 15 (46.88%) Symantec
4 13 (40.63%) Citrix
5 6 (18.75%) 3PAR
6 4 (12.50%) ProCurve
6 4 (12.50%) Brocade
6 4 (12.50%) Cisco
7 2 (6.25%) SonicWALL